Aulacodiscus margaritaceus Hanna & Grant, nom. illeg. 1926
Aulacodiscus margaritaceus Hanna & Grant 1926: 127, pl. 13: figs 3, 4, nom. illeg.
Published in: Hanna, G.D. & Grant, W.G. (1926). Expedition to the Revillagigedo Islands, Mexico, in 1925, II. Miocene marine diatoms from Maria Madre Island, Mexico. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, series 4, 15(2): 115-. [in English]
Described as a fossil.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pearly.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"Non Aulacodiscus margaritaceus Ralfs in Pritchard 1861. Although Hanna & Grant attribute the name to Ralfs, they exclude the original type. Their interpretation of the species follows that of Schmidt (Atlas, pl. 37, 1876, figs. 1-8; pl. 105, 1886, figs. 1, 4, 5)." (CAS) - (24 Nov 2020) - M.D. Guiry
Illegitimate: priority for Aulacodiscus margaritaceus Ralfs (in Pritchard 1861). - (24 Nov 2020) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
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Created: 24 November 2020 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 November 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 January 2021.